Toronto-based The Captain's Boil recently announced it will open a new location in the former Newk's Eatery space in the Publix-anchored Merton Walk shopping center at the intersection of Duluth Highway and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Delta Air Lines previously expected corporate travel to return to 60% of pre-pandemic levels by September. But executives now say they’ve seen a drop in bookings and a rise in cancellations in recent weeks.
StillFire Brewing is working with officials in Smyrna to develop a brewery in that town, brewery General Manager Aaron Bisges said during a panel on breweries at the Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit at Studio Movie Grill in Duluth on Thursday.
In 2011, majority Republicans in the General Assembly drew such heavily partisan legislative maps that the GOP captured a “supermajority” – 38 of 56 seats - in the state Senate the following year.
ATLANTA – Georgia posted the strongest employment numbers last month since the coronavirus pandemic began more than a year and a half ago, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday. Unemployment fell to a record low of 3.2% in September, dipping below the 3.3% jobless rate posted in January of last year, shortly before COVID-19 […]
Gwinnett County leaders are grappling with how to give new life to the parts of Gwinnett Place Mall that they finalized their purchase of earlier this year, but they are not the first people to have to deal with how to revitalize a dead or dying mall, according to an expert on the subject.
JINYA Ramen Bar announced on Monday that it is set to open its new location at The Exchange @ Gwinnett in Buford later this month.
The Norcross City Council recently voted to adopt the Buford Highway Master Plan, which outlines plans for how the corridor, between Jimmy Carter Boulevard and Beaver Ruin Road, should be redeveloped.
In just less than two year of operation, StillFire Brewing in Suwanee is developing quite a national reputation.
The division — which includes stores in Georgia, South Carolina and east Alabama — will host the grocery store chain is calling a "hybrid" hiring event on Wednesday to fill 1,500 jobs across its region.
My home office is a small study directly off of my bedroom. When I traveled a lot, I used to love coming home to my cozy, intimate office. It was set up exactly the way I like it, beautiful desk, great view, even scented candles.
Gwinnett County's massive planned Rowen knowledge community is still on the drawing board, but it's already prompting interest from companies that want to be a part of it.
The Jackson EMC Foundation board of directors awarded $75,000 in grants during its September meeting, including $40,000 to organizations serving Gwinnett County.
ATLANTA — U.S. Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux and two House colleagues introduced bipartisan legislation Wednesday aimed at improving the flow of goods and materials through supply chains.
Russell Landscape has been serving the Atlanta area for more than 30 years and have poured back into the community with various service projects to offer their support.
Crumbl Cookies is in the process of doing build out on a bakery store in the Lawrenceville Market shopping center at the intersection of Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road and Duluth Highway, just off State Route 316, in unincorporated Lawrenceville.
The prevailing belief is that people don’t like change. If that were true, no one would ever get married or have a baby.
Macy's officials announced this week that their new Market by Macy’s “off-mall” store format will open at Presidential Markets shopping center in Snellville and the South Point shopping center in McDonough at the end of October.
The Jackson EMC Foundation board of directors awarded $112,173 in grants during its August meeting, including $67,529 to organizations serving Gwinnett County.
Online specialty coffee roaster Volcanica Coffee is expanding its metro Atlanta presence with a bigger warehouse in Suwanee, the coffee company and Partnership Gwinnett officials announced on Monday.
IHG Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of the Crowne Plaza Atlanta NE – Norcross in the former Garden Plaza hotel space at the intersection of Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and Holcomb Bridge Road.
For years, the exhibit hall at the Gwinnett County Fair was filled with booths manned by local non-profits, political groups and retailers selling their wares, but fairgrounds manager Dale Thurman said a new partnership with the Georgia Department of Agriculture is offering a chance to instead highlight local food producers.
A company touted on its website as "the nation’s largest consignment-to-retail used vehicle marketplace" has come to the Lilburn area.
The line between “corporate employee” and “entrepreneur” is blurring fast. Organizations now recognize the need for rapid innovation, growth mindsets, and other self-starter habits typically reserved for entrepreneurs or scrappy startups.
The Gwinnett Place Community Improvement District has pick a firm that will lead the creation of a strategy designed to revitalize Gwinnett Place Mall.
A bitcoin mining and diversified energy company is taking over the site of a former Sprint and Nextel data center in Norcross with plans to spend $145 million over the next five years for its own new data center.
A South Korean industrial construction and engineering company has opened its U.S. corporate headquarters in Sugar Hill, and created 30 jobs in the city as a result, Partnership Gwinnett and Georgia Department of Economic Development officials announced this week.
If there was one message that could be taken away from Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent Calvin Watts' first State of the Schools Address to the county's business leaders on Wednesday, it's that their help is needed to ensure the district's students can achieve success.
I signed up for the online course weeks in advance. When I submitted my credit card I was excited to be making an investment in myself. The day of the course, I logged in on time. I’d cleared my calendar and was looking forward to the program.
U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock visited Plaza Las Americas in Lilburn on Monday to talk to owners of businesses located inside the plaza about how they have been doing in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Job openings have hit a record high. There’s energy in the market; the flood of new positions in aviation, hospitality, and tech are contributing to a collective buzz.
Holtkamp Heating & Air is hosting a community raffle to raise money for Special Kneads and Treats bakery in Lawrenceville.
A decade ago, businesses shifted their expansion, location, and relocation decisions from a model founded on incentives and infrastructure to one based on access to talent. Vibrant communities, otherwise known as live, work, play, and pray communities, have become the true economic drivers.
The talent landscape is in a major flux; niche industries are growing rapidly, people are changing jobs, and many companies are going through re-orgs.
Target is going to open a new supply chain facility in Lawrenceville, Partnership Gwinnett and the Georgia Department of Economic Development announced Thursday.
ATLANTA – Georgia’s unemployment rate fell to 3.7% last month, the lowest it’s been since the coronavirus pandemic began in March of last year. The state added 43,600 jobs in July, while the labor participation rate was 61.7%, the same as the national rate. Georgia and other Republican-led states cut off federal unemployment benefits in […]
The Jackson EMC Foundation board of directors awarded $110,102 in grants during its July meeting, including $50,000 to organizations serving Gwinnett County.
The French-American Chamber of Commerce-Atlanta announced on Wednesday that it it moving to Peachtree Corners to help French startups work on new technologies and innovations in the city's Curiosity Lab.
An extension of the Gwinnett Chamber’s staff, the Ambassadors Council is made up of volunteers who donate their time and talent to engage, encourage, and expand business relationships on behalf of the organization. Recognized as area leaders, nearly 40 professionals have been chosen to be pa…
A swirl of news stories about “The Great Resignation” has put employee retention in the leadership spotlight. One in four workers is considering quitting their job after the pandemic. I’ve seen the fear in our consulting practice, too; Our clients are deeply worried about retaining their tal…